October Bob Babb Wednesday Walks

“Bonticou Crag.”  Wednesday, October 2nd, 9:30am.  Meet at the Mohonk Preserve Spring Farm Trailhead. This is a strenuous, 4+ mile hike with an optional rock scramble. The fee per person: Free for Mohonk Preserve members, non-members pay the $15 hiking day-use fee.

“Millbrook Ridge Loop.”  Wednesday, October 9th, 9:30am. Meet at the Mohonk Preserve West Trapps Trailhead. This is a moderate to strenuous 6-mile hike led by Roberta Forest (845-750-7059). Free for Mohonk Preserve members, non-members pay the $15 day-use fee.

“Franny Reese State Park (a Scenic Hudson park).” Wednesday, October 16th, 9:30am. Meet at the Johnson-Iorio Park, Highland (just north of the Mid-Hudson Bridge. From 9W go east on Haviland Road to the end). This is a moderate, 3-mile hike led by Mary McCann (845-635-2671). This is a free program.

“Split Rock.” Wednesday, October 23rd, 9:30am. Meet at the Mohonk Preserve West Trapps Trailhead. This is a moderate 5-mile hike led by Amy C Manon (845-849-6671). Free for Mohonk Preserve members, non-members pay the $15 day-use fee.

“Joppenberg Mountain.” Wednesday, October 30th, 9:30am. Meet at the Wallkill Valley Rail Trail Parking Lot on Binnewater Rd, Rosendale, NY. This is a moderate 4-mile hike led by June Finer. This is a free program.

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